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On September 8, Skinner Green will transform into festival grounds featuring a laser tag arena, an illuminated rock-climbing wall, an outdoor movie theatre, and music.

August 23, 2007 - 9:15am

MHC geologist Mark McMenamin's controversial theory about Phoenicians and the Americas plays a role in Clive Cussler's newest tome.

August 21, 2007 - 8:30am

The McCulloch Center for Global Initiatives sponsored Dean Glasser's trip to Korea as part of a partnership with universities to promote faculty collaborations and intellectual exchange.

August 16, 2007 - 9:45am

The Mount Holyoke Garden Society began its first planting this summer in the new community garden that will produce organic food crops.

August 9, 2007 - 3:30pm

Medical ethics, Martian exploration, globalization, Spike Lee: these are just a few of the subjects MHC students will explore during the coming academic year.

August 9, 2007 - 1:00pm
A rowing program for teen mothers founded with support from Mount Holyoke celebrates its seventh year on the Connecticut River.
August 8, 2007 - 11:39am

During the last two academic years, Mount Holyoke students have won many prestigious national and international awards for further study. View the full list.

August 8, 2007 - 11:30am

Two asteroids now bear the proud names of Darby Dyar, associate professor of astronomy, and Ronald Zissell, formerly the astronomy lab director.

August 1, 2007 - 10:45am

As part of the student research happening on campus this summer, four students focused on issues facing local bodies of water: Lake Wyola and the Quabbin Reservoir.

August 1, 2007 - 10:45am

The recent alumna was one of 560 young scientists worldwide chosen to attend the 57th meeting of Nobel laureates in Lindau, Germany, in early July.

July 30, 2007 - 3:30pm
The 11th Annual Mount Holyoke Summer Science Symposium will take place Wednesday, July 25, from 9 am to 4 pm in Kendade 305.
July 24, 2007 - 2:06pm

Martha Ackmann has teamed up this summer with colleagues in the Five College area to teach a National Endowment for the Humanities faculty workshop on the Amherst poet.

July 17, 2007 - 4:30pm

Excitement filled Mount Holyoke's Joseph Allen Skinner Museum June 12-13 as local elementary school students visited to learn about South Hadley's history.

June 28, 2007 - 3:15pm
Object Mania offers a rare and intimate connection with MHC history through items such as founder Mary Lyon's spectacles and alumna Virginia Apgar's medical bag.
June 28, 2007 - 10:30am

The MHC music department has posted a sampler of sound files from the College's many bands, choruses, orchestras, and ensembles for the incoming class of 2011.

June 27, 2007 - 12:00pm
Mount Holyoke College awards three prizes to outstanding teen leadership projects involving the elderly, parents in prison, and families with autistic children.
June 27, 2007 - 11:31am